Silver Lakes, California

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Population in 2010: 5,623.
Males: 2,793  (49.7%)
Females: 2,830  (50.3%)
Median resident age:

44.2 years
California median age:

37.0 years

Zip codes: 92342.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $67,903
Silver Lakes:

$67,903
CA:

$80,440

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $26,926

Silver Lakes CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $369,900
Silver Lakes:

$369,900
CA:

$568,500

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $400,753; detached houses: $423,378; townhouses or other attached units: $365,553; in 2-unit structures: $304,140; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $323,282; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $344,862; mobile homes: $145,883; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $28,187

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,525.

March 2019 cost of living index in Silver Lakes: 80.6 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 9.0%
(3.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 18.0% for Black residents, 27.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Silver Lakes, CA (2019)
    • 3,63361.2%White alone
    • 1,17519.8%Hispanic
    • 4768.0%Black alone
    • 2564.3%Two or more races
    • 2404.0%Asian alone

Races in Silver Lakes detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: German (12.2%), Irish (6.5%), English (6.5%), Dutch (5.1%), Norwegian (4.2%), Portuguese (2.6%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

474 residents are foreign born (2.9% Europe, 1.6% Latin America).

This place:

8.0%
California:

26.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,669 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,302 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Victorville, CA (15.9 miles , pop. 64,029).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Riverside, CA (55.6 miles , pop. 255,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (74.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Adelanto, CA (3.6 miles ),
Victorville, CA (4.0 miles ),
Lenwood, CA (4.0 miles ),
Mountain View Acres, CA (4.2 miles ),
Spring Valley Lake, CA (4.2 miles ),
Apple Valley, CA (4.3 miles ),
Barstow, CA (4.4 miles ),
Hesperia, CA (4.8 miles )

Latitude: 34.75 N, Longitude: 117.35 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 760

Distribution of median household income in Silver Lakes, CA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Silver Lakes, CA in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

8.0%
California:

7.9%
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 107. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

107
U.S.:

74
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.253. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.253
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 12.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 1.14. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.14
U.S.:

1.79
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 37.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 28.5. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.38. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.38
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Silver Lakes-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above California state average. It is 7665% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/28/1992 at 11:57:34, a magnitude 7.6 (6.2 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.3 MW, Depth: 0.7 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 60.7 miles away from the city center, causing 3 deaths (1 shaking deaths, 2 other deaths) and 400 injuries, causing $100,000,000 total damage and $40,000,000 insured losses
On 7/21/1952 at 11:52:14, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 95.4 miles away from Silver Lakes center, causing $50,000,000 total damage
On 10/16/1999 at 09:46:44, a magnitude 7.4 (6.3 MB, 7.4 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.3 ML) earthquake occurred 54.3 miles away from Silver Lakes center
On 6/28/1992 at 15:05:30, a magnitude 6.9 (6.3 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.5 MW, 6.9 ME, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 43.9 miles away from Silver Lakes center
On 11/4/1927 at 13:51:53, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 209.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/19/1940 at 04:36:40, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 141.8 miles away from the city center, causing $33,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in San Bernardino County (46) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 27
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 24, Floods: 18, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 6, Landslides: 5, Mudslides: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Earthquake: 1, Flash Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Silver Lakes:

  • COMMUNITY HOSPICE OF VICTOR VALLEY (Hospital, about 15 miles away; APPLE VALLEY, CA)
  • VICTOR VALLEY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; APPLE VALLEY, CA)
  • MAXIM HEALTHCARE SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; VICTORVILLE, CA)
  • VICTOR VALLEY GLOBAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; VICTORVILLE, CA)
  • HIGH DESERT HAVEN-MARIAH (Hospital, about 16 miles away; APPLE VALLEY, CA)
  • ST BERNARDINE CARE PROVIDERS INC (Home Health Center, about 16 miles away; VICTORVILLE, CA)

Amtrak station near Silver Lakes:

  • 16 miles: VICTORVILLE (16858 D ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, taxi stand, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Silver Lakes:

  • Victor Valley College (about 20 miles; Victorville, CA; Full-time enrollment: 7,630)
  • Barstow Community College (about 21 miles; Barstow, CA; FT enrollment: 2,120)
  • California State University-San Bernardino (about 40 miles; San Bernardino, CA; FT enrollment: 15,748)
  • Chaffey College (about 44 miles; Rancho Cucamonga, CA; FT enrollment: 10,496)
  • San Bernardino Valley College (about 46 miles; San Bernardino, CA; FT enrollment: 7,444)
  • The Art Institute of California-Argosy University Inland Empire (about 48 miles; San Bernardino, CA; FT enrollment: 2,238)
  • Universal Technical Institute of California Inc (about 49 miles; Rancho Cucamonga, CA; FT enrollment: 4,158)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Silver Lakes: Silver Lake Farm (A), Silver Lakes Country Club (B), San Bernardino County Fire Department Station 4 - Silver Lakes / Helendale (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs: South Lake (A), North Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Fremont Wash (A). Display/hide its location on the map

San Bernardino County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
California:

2.9 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

74.9%
Whole state:

68.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.8%
Whole state:

7.2%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Silver Lakes:

Marital status in Silver Lakes, CA
  • Never married: 18.6%
  • Now married: 60.7%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 9.2%
  • Divorced: 11.1%

For population 25 years and over in Silver Lakes:

  • High school or higher: 93.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 45.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
California average:

14.9

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Silver Lakes, CA (based on San Bernardino County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic445,33455
Evangelical Protestant243,524832
Other80,047205
Mainline Protestant26,062135
Black Protestant14,96937
Orthodox3,86810
None1,221,406-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 301
San Bernardino County:

1.50 / 10,000 pop.
California:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
San Bernardino County:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 114
San Bernardino County:

0.57 / 10,000 pop.
California:

0.62 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 320
Here:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
California:

1.49 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 940
This county:

4.69 / 10,000 pop.
California:

7.42 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
San Bernardino County:

7.4%
California:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
San Bernardino County:

27.1%
State:

21.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
San Bernardino County:

16.2%
California:

17.9%

6.15% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($45,506 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.15%
California average:

5.03%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($422 average AGI)
San Bernardino County:

0.06%
California average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Los Angeles County, CA  2.36% ($47,062 average AGI)
from Riverside County, CA  1.21% ($44,347)
from Orange County, CA  0.45% ($54,634)


6.04% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,360 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.04%
California average:

5.21%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($442 average AGI)
San Bernardino County:

0.06%
California average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Riverside County, CA  1.44% ($51,234 average AGI)
to Los Angeles County, CA  1.41% ($44,592)
to Orange County, CA  0.44% ($65,610)

Strongest AM radio stations in Silver Lakes:

  • KLAC (570 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KIRN (670 AM; 35 kW; SIMI VALLEY, CA; Owner: LOTUS OXNARD CORP.)
  • KPLS (830 AM; 50 kW; ORANGE, CA; Owner: CRN LICENSES, LLC)
  • KIXW (960 AM; 5 kW; APPLE VALLEY, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFI (640 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDIS (1110 AM; 50 kW; PASADENA, CA; Owner: ABC,INC.)
  • KTNQ (1020 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KTNQ-AM LICENSE CORP.)
  • KSPN (710 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KABC-AM RADIO, INC.)
  • KXTA (1150 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFWB (980 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KWRN (1550 AM; 5 kW; APPLE VALLEY, CA; Owner: MAJOR MARKET STATONS, INC.)
  • KIQQ (1310 AM; 5 kW; BARSTOW, CA)
  • KMPC (1540 AM; 50 kW; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Silver Lakes:

  • K212EK (90.3 FM; VICTORVILLE, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K210DL (89.9 FM; APPLE VALLEY, CA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KVFG (103.1 FM; VICTORVILLE, CA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KATJ-FM (100.7 FM; GEORGE, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KELT (92.7 FM; RIVERSIDE, CA; Owner: AMATURO GROUP OF L.A., LTD)
  • KXRD (89.5 FM; VICTORVILLE, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KHMS (88.5 FM; VICTORVILLE, CA; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KRXV (98.1 FM; YERMO, CA; Owner: KHWY, INC.)
  • KJAT (105.3 FM; YERMO, CA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K295AI (106.9 FM; MUSCOY, CA; Owner: ASSOCIATION FOR COMMUNITY EDUCATION, INC.)
  • KCXX (103.9 FM; LAKE ARROWHEAD, CA; Owner: ALL-PRO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KLRD (90.1 FM; YUCAIPA, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KCBS-FM (93.1 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • KBTW (104.5 FM; LENWOOD, CA; Owner: LAZER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KUOR-FM (89.1 FM; REDLANDS, CA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF REDLANDS)
  • KSCA (101.9 FM; GLENDALE, CA; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KLOS (95.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: KLOS-FM RADIO, INC.)
  • K212FA (90.3 FM; TEMPLE CITY, CA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KOST (103.5 FM; LOS ANGELES, CA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGGI (99.1 FM; RIVERSIDE, CA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Silver Lakes:

  • KHIZ (Channel 64; BARSTOW, CA; Owner: SUNBELT TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTRO-LP (Channel 50; LANCASTER, CA; Owner: ROBERT D. ADELMAN)
  • K47CC (Channel 47; VICTORVILLE, CA; Owner: COMMUNITY TV OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA)
Silver Lakes fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Silver Lakes fatal accident list:

Jan 1, 2011 06:15 AM, Helendale Rd, Wildflower Ln, Lat: 34.754167, Lon: -117.330300, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Apr 24, 2010 07:20 PM, Helendale Rd, Lat: 34.743394, Lon: -117.334950, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Aug 6, 2006 00:30 AM, Helendale Rd, Vista Rd, Lat: 34.744560, Lon: -117.334740, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 72ft / 22.3mTotal length
  • $1,397,000Total costs
  • 17,115Total average daily traffic
  • 217Total average daily truck traffic
  • 19,485Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Silver Lakes, CA
  • 90.7%Utility gas
  • 8.0%Electricity
  • 1.2%Solar energy
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Silver Lakes, CA
  • 93.9%Utility gas
  • 6.1%Electricity


Silver Lakes compared to California state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Silver Lakes on our top lists:

  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Spain (population 500+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: office and administrative support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: administrative and support and waste management services (population 5,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Austria (population 500+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Nitrogen Dioxide air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant adherents (pop. 50,000+)"
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